Kaya 959 News Reporter
According to the Department of Health, 249 916 vaccines were administered and over 5000 new cases were recorded.
This takes the total number of administered vaccines in South Africa to 12 289 478.
The total is split into 9 252 975 people who are vaccinated and 5 818 291 who are fully vaccinated.
The National Institute of Communicable Diseases reported that 32 040 COVID-19 tests were administered on Monday.
Of this results, 5 644 new cases were reported.
This pushes the positivity rate to 17.6%, but on a positive note, there is a decrease in the seven-day moving average daily number of cases.
The majority of news cases recorded happened in KwaZulu-Natal and the Eastern Cape.